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As Hate Incidents Grow, More States Require Schools To Teach The Holocaust
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A survey last year showed that two-thirds of millennials in the U.S. were not familiar with Auschwitz.
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Florida Principal Could Lose Job Over Email Defending Holocaust Deniers
The Palm Beach County superintendent recommended that the school board not renew the contract of William Latson, which ends in 11 months.
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Florida Principal Removed After Defending Holocaust Deniers
William Latson was reassigned from the school in Boca Raton after an outcry over emails to a parent saying "not everyone believes the Holocaust happened."
Florida Principal: 'Not Everyone Believes The Holocaust Happened'
The high school principal had to defend himself after reportedly telling a parent that he "can't say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event."
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Jewish Activists Are Protesting ICE Detention Centers Across The Country
These young, progressive Jews are insisting that saying "Never again" to the Holocaust means speaking up about the government's treatment of migrants.
Historians Ask Holocaust Museum To Stop Condemning Migrant Crisis Comparisons
Nearly 150 scholars asked the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum to stop rejecting analogies to the Holocaust when discussing border detention centers.
Jews In Germany Cautioned Against Wearing Kippahs In Public
Felix Klein, the German official in charge of combatting anti-Semitism, has blamed far-right extremism for a rise in anti-Semitic attacks.
Democrats Defend Rashida Tlaib's Holocaust Comments After GOP Smears
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) called on Republicans to “stop your ugly attacks against Muslim women in Congress.”
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Rashida Tlaib Lambastes GOP Lawmakers For ‘Twisting’ Her Comments About The Holocaust
Republicans falsely accused the freshman congresswoman of saying the Holocaust gave her a "calming feeling."
Holocaust Survivor, Stepsister Of Anne Frank, Says Teens In Swastika Photo Apologized
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Orange County teenagers who were photographed with a swastika at a high school party apologized profusely during a meeting with Eva Schloss.
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Vatican To Open World War II-Era Secret Archives On Former Pope Pius XII
Jewish groups have accused Pius of staying silent during the Holocaust. But Catholic officials insist he worked hard behind the scenes to save lives.
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Texas Republicans Face Backlash For Holocaust Remembrance Day Post Claiming 'Leftism Kills’
As historians have repeatedly noted, the Nazi Party was a far-right fascist group.
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Half Of Canada Thinks The U.S. Is Full Of Nazis: Survey
The Canadians didn't see as much of a problem in their own country.
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Hundreds Of Holocaust Survivors Speak Up About Anti-Semitism At Global Hanukkah Event
The elderly survivors gathered in Berlin, Moscow, Jerusalem, and South Orange, New Jersey, to mark the third night of Hanukkah.
A Third Of People In Major European Countries Know Little Or Nothing About The Holocaust
Many Europeans also hold anti-Semitic beliefs, a CNN poll confirms.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Dishes It Right Back To Lindsey Graham In Twitter Tiff
The newly elected congresswoman suggested the senator visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Lindsey Graham Accuses Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Of Comparing Refugee Caravan To Holocaust
The senator tried to school the incoming congresswoman after she pointed out the history of asylum seekers in the U.S.
Canada Formally Apologizes For Rejecting Jewish Refugees Fleeing Nazi Germany
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized for Canada's decision to reject refugees on the MS St. Louis — about 250 of whom later died in the Holocaust.
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The Comic Books That Taught A Generation Of American Teens About The Holocaust
Inside "We Spoke Out: Comics and the Holocaust," a compilation of comics made in the 1950s, '60s and '70s that tackled atrocity years before mainstream media.
Holocaust Survivor Who Attended Pittsburgh Synagogue Escaped Death Twice
“It’s almost like, ‘Here we go again,’” 80-year-old Judah Samet said after narrowly escaping the massacre at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue.
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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won't Remove Holocaust Denial Content
Those users are not “intentionally getting it wrong,” he said.
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Anne Frank Family’s Escape To U.S. Thwarted By War And Bureaucracy, Research Finds
Otto Frank twice tried to obtain U.S. visas for his family.
Holocaust Survivor Deprived Of Formal Education Finally Gets High School Diploma
Mordechai Miller, 87, said he wants today's students to remember how lucky they are.
Holocaust Survivors Condemn Family Separations At The Border
"When we see evil, we must call it out."
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Arizona GOP Congressional Candidate Compares Abortion To Holocaust
“The callousness that our country has for life is very disturbing," GOP candidate Wendy Rogers said.
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Researchers Uncover Secret Pages In Diary Of Anne Frank
The entry, concealed by pasted brown paper, mentions "dirty jokes," sex and puberty.
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